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The Resource Blue dreams : the science and the story of the drugs that changed our minds, Lauren Slater

Blue dreams : the science and the story of the drugs that changed our minds, Lauren Slater

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Blue dreams : the science and the story of the drugs that changed our minds
Title
Blue dreams
Title remainder
the science and the story of the drugs that changed our minds
Statement of responsibility
Lauren Slater
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the discovery, invention, science, and people behind today's major psychotropic drugs, from the earliest, Thorazine and Lithium, through Prozac and Ecstasy, to today's most cutting-edge memory drugs and neural implants
Cataloging source
TOH
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Slater, Lauren
Dewey number
615.7/88
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RM315
LC item number
.S53 2018b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Psychotropic drugs
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Hallucinogenic drugs and religious experience
  • Substance abuse
  • MEDICAL / Psychiatry / Psychopharmacology
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Psychopathology / Depression
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Industries / Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Industries / Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology
  • HEALTH & FITNESS / Diseases / Nervous System (incl. Brain)
  • MEDICAL / Drug Guides
  • MEDICAL / Evidence-Based Medicine
  • MEDICAL / History
  • MEDICAL / Mental Health
  • MEDICAL / Neuroscience
  • MEDICAL / Pharmacology
  • MEDICAL / Psychiatry / Psychopharmacology
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Applied Psychology
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Assessment, Testing & Measurement
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Clinical Psychology
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Cognitive Neuroscience & Cognitive Neuropsychology
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Cognitive Psychology & Cognition
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Experimental Psychology
  • PSYCHOLOGY / History
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Movements / Psychoanalysis
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Neuropsychology
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Psychopathology / Bipolar Disorder
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Psychopathology / Depression
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Psychopathology / Personality Disorders
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Psychopathology / Schizophrenia
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Psychotherapy / Child & Adolescent
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Psychotherapy / Counseling
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Research & Methodology
Label
Blue dreams : the science and the story of the drugs that changed our minds, Lauren Slater
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 355-387) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Thorazine: Awake! -- Lithium: a salted stone -- Early antidepressants: the three-ringed molecule and the psychic energizer -- SSRIs: the birth of Prozac -- Placebos: the dancing disease -- Psilocybin (magic mushrooms): God's flesh -- MDMA (Ecstasy): the marriage medicine -- PKMzeta/ZIP (memory drugs): the spotless mind -- Deep brain stimulation: Who holds the clicker? -- Epilogue: Where we're headed
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 400 pages
Isbn
9780316370646
Lccn
2017947288
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn999378484
  • (OCoLC)999378484
Label
Blue dreams : the science and the story of the drugs that changed our minds, Lauren Slater
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 355-387) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Thorazine: Awake! -- Lithium: a salted stone -- Early antidepressants: the three-ringed molecule and the psychic energizer -- SSRIs: the birth of Prozac -- Placebos: the dancing disease -- Psilocybin (magic mushrooms): God's flesh -- MDMA (Ecstasy): the marriage medicine -- PKMzeta/ZIP (memory drugs): the spotless mind -- Deep brain stimulation: Who holds the clicker? -- Epilogue: Where we're headed
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 400 pages
Isbn
9780316370646
Lccn
2017947288
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn999378484
  • (OCoLC)999378484

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